Matt Welsh

Matt Welsh
Software Engineer, Google


Matt is the head of the Mobile Web Performance team at Google. Prior to joining Google, he was a professor of Computer Science at Harvard University, where he led a research group with such varied projects as deploying wireless sensor networks on active volcanoes and building robotic bees. He is also the author of the classic O’Reilly book “Running Linux.” His research interests span a broad range of topics in the space of operating systems, networks, distributed systems, embedded systems, and programming languages. He completed his PhD from UC Berkeley.


Mobile Performance Mission City B4
Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials.
Matt Welsh (Google), Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
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Measuring mobile website performance is often pretty hairy, involving a lot of mobile-specific knowledge. This tutorial aims to demystify the process by offering a deep dive into the many issues that impact mobile web performance, and cover some of the tools for measuring and tuning the performance of mobile sites. Read more.


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